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post #11 of 23
why is everyone sad? we have more proof of worshipping the TR-120 EX as the god it is
    
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post #12 of 23
I am interested in the backside cooler, do they plan to sell those by themselves?
My backside is always hot.
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post #13 of 23
looks like this reinforces my belief that air coolers have nearly reached their limit, guess I will stick with water cooling.
    
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post #14 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by trueg50 View Post
looks like this reinforces my belief that air coolers have nearly reached their limit, guess I will stick with water cooling.
Never give up! Never surrender!


As long as air-cooling is less of hassle than water-cooling, it will continue to evolve.
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Thermalright Ultra Extreme
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post #16 of 23
more heatpipes=lower thermal resistance to the fins. So, while the IFX has larger pipes, they don't seem to be able to reduce the thermal resistance enough to outperform the Ultra Extreme.
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post #17 of 23
I am actually a little relieved, I ordered an Ultra 120 Extreme yesterday after debating between the two. Thanks for the info.
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post #18 of 23
I too want to see anothere review but am glad that I have the TR Ultra Extreme...
post #19 of 23
Hate to say I told you so... Called that one

http://www.overclock.net/intel-air-c...vs-zalman.html
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post #20 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by darkclock View Post
Hate to say I told you so... Called that one

http://www.overclock.net/intel-air-c...vs-zalman.html
Indeed.

Ah well, i'm not too worried. I'm still haggling the mid-range air cooling solutions.
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